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So for the last two weeks, my PlayStation 4 hasn't been working.

To be more precise, it was refusing to play discs.

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"As a child, I learned about the concept of holographic imaging from the Star Wars movies," says Lei Wang, a PhD student at the The Australian National University (ANU) Research School of Physics and Engineering. "It's really cool to be working on an invention that uses the principles of holography depicted in those movies."

Holograms of the highest quality ever seen are being created with a tiny new device, and a team of Australian Physicists.

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There are two brand new cameras that Fujifilm has just announced, and I want both of them. They couldn't be more different — one compact with a fixed lens, and one massive with an interchangeable lens mount — but I kinda want them both. Can I have them both, please?

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The Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee over the past two years might seem like a very American news story, inseparable from the lead characters of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and hyped as only the polarised media of that country can do it.

But when we look more deeply, we see a very threatening reality that concerns all governments, liberal democratic or authoritarian. Australia should take note.

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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter hits cinemas this Thursday. If you need a refresher on what's been happening in the series, you're in luck - because star Milla Jovovich is taking us all on a tour.

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Australian researchers looked at box office revenue in six countries both before and after they introduced 'three strike' policy legislation targeting piracy, and found no consistent evidence that it produced better box office revenues in any of the markets.

Since one of the main reasons for these laws is to increase sales, the researchers are questioning if they should be implemented at all.

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Drones are kinda loud and annoying, but they're also a potential threat to public safety or privacy if they're snooping into restricted airspace. ASX-listed Department 13 has built a system it says can monitor Wi-Fi and GPS tracking signals to detect nearby drone activity, then jump in on top of those broadcasts to take over the flying gadget and redirect it to